Praise for "Chicken with Plums
It s amazing to see how much complexity and narrative cunning Satrapi crams into her images . . . "Chicken with Plums "is the most intricately laminated of her tales: The author shuffles past, present, and future like a cardsharp.
"Los Angeles Times Book Review
" Beguiling . . . Completely seamless.
"The Boston Globe
" Satrapi pushes the boundaries of her work further still . . . [She is] an Iranian Colette.
"San Francisco Chronicle
" Satrapi s deceptively simple, remarkably powerful drawings match the precise but flexible prose she employs in adapting to her multiple roles as educator, folklorist, and grand-niece.
"The New Yorker"
Praise for "Persepolis
A memoir of growing up as a girl in revolutionary Iran, "Persepolis" provides a unique glimpse into a nearly unknown and unreachable way of life . . . That Satrapi chose to tell her remarkable story as a gorgeous comic books makes it unique and totally indispensable.
" It is virtually impossible to read "Persepolis "without falling in love.
"Baltimore Sun "
The most original coming-of-age story from the Middle East yet.
" A mighty achievement.
" Wildly charming.
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